National Register of Citizens (NRC)

December 22, 2019
December 22, 2019

Congress to stage sit-in tomorrow protesting ACC, NRC

Congress, the main opposition party in India will stage a sit-in at Rajghat, the memorial of the country’s Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi, tomorrow protesting the Citizenship Amendment Act and proposed National Register of Citizens.

September 3, 2019
September 3, 2019

People excluded from NRC might be sent back: BNP

BNP has expressed grave concern saying that the people excluded from the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam might be sent to Bangladesh.

September 1, 2019
September 1, 2019

Assam NRC puts BJP in quandary

The final National Register of Citizens (NRC), which left out around 19.6 lakh people in Assam, puts India’s and the state’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in a quandary.

September 1, 2019
September 1, 2019

NRC India’s internal issue: Home minister

Terming the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam state as an internal matter of India, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal expresses his unwillingness to make any comment over the issue.

September 1, 2019
September 1, 2019

No Bangladeshis among them

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has said he does not think those excluded from the final list of Assam’s National Register of Citizens (NRC) are Bangladeshis.

September 1, 2019
September 1, 2019

What after final NRC?

Now that the final National Register of Citizens in Assam has come out, the lives of more than 1.9 million people excluded from it stand to be affected. They will be looking at an uncertain future. The questions being asked: who the excluded are now and what will

September 1, 2019
September 1, 2019

India leaves 1.9m off citizens’ list

More than 19 lakh out of about 3.3 crore applicants have been left off the final National Register of Citizens (NRC), published yesterday.

August 31, 2019
August 31, 2019

BGB's vigilance increased at Sylhet border

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) raise vigilance at all bordering areas in Sylhet after about 19.7 lakh people were excluded from the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) in India’s Assam.

June 26, 2019
June 26, 2019

Assam excludes additional 1 lakh people in NRC

An additional 1,02,462 persons have been excluded from the draft final National Register of Citizens (NRC), a list of Indian nationals, in Assam, said a statement released today by the state NRC Coordinator.